Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. This procedure removes the foreskin of the penis.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
175 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
169 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
86 days
112 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
186 days
287 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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148 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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123 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
53 days
74 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
78 days
60 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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116 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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87 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
65 days
110 days
Sydney
120 days
59 days
Truro
70 days
123 days
Dartmouth
42 days
237 days
Sydney
307 days
103 days
Halifax
345 days
146 days
Dartmouth
161 days
377 days
Halifax
197 days
377 days
Kentville
361 days
503 days
Halifax
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Truro
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65 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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106 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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164 days
Antigonish
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Amherst
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92 days
Inverness
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Halifax
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79 days
Halifax
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164 days
Kentville
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205 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
59 days
23 days
Truro
39 days
63 days
Truro
38 days
81 days
Dartmouth
21 days
118 days
Halifax
102 days
74 days
Sydney
169 days
35 days
Kentville
131 days
81 days
Dartmouth
109 days
150 days
Halifax
238 days
36 days
Halifax
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Truro
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57 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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25 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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99 days
Antigonish
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Amherst
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41 days
Inverness
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Halifax
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53 days
Halifax
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94 days
Kentville
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96 days

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